The extended stretch of solid play has lifted the Islanders into sixth place in the Metropolitan Division. They entered Wednesday's games 14 points behind the Boston Bruins, who currently occupy the final Eastern Conference wild-card spot.How did the Islanders win 4-3 against Flyers?
The host Islanders overcame an early two-goal deficit Tuesday night, when Parise snapped the final tie with the game-winning goal 11:51 into the third period of a 4-3 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.Can islanders continue surging against Kings in Elmont?
The Islanders will look to continue surging when they host the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday in Elmont, N.Y. It's the first game between the teams in almost two years.Are the Islanders heating up or cooling off?
The Islanders have been heating up for almost two months. New York lost 11 straight while dealing with a COVID-19 outbreak from Nov. 7 through Dec. 5 but is 10-4-1 since then, a span in which the team hasn't lost back-to-back games.